William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art



Curatorial Activism in the Contemporary Art Landscape

October 6, 2020

In this dialogue, gallery directors Jessica Borusky and Rachel Schmid discuss curatorial practice in today’s world, from academic galleries to public institutions to artist-run spaces. … Read More

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Kindness and Aging (Common Ground Series) with Jane Callister and Dr. Lené Levy-Storms

September 15, 2020

Artist Jane Callister and Dr. Lené Levy-Storms will discuss concepts of kindness and its implementation in our communal world. … Read More

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Can We Talk About This? On Diversity in Art Curation in this Cultural Moment with Demecina Beehn and Sheila Goloborotko

July 16, 2020

A talk on diverse curating from the ground up and the push to make cultural institutions anti-racist.… Read More

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American Architecture Since the Revolution

July 9, 2020

This image-based lecture will survey American architecture since 1775, focusing on the arc of modernism from colonialism to postmodernism.… Read More

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POSTPONED: Threading Time–Fiber Art and Collaboration, 1950-2020

July 2, 2020


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Can We Talk About This? On Antifascism and Art in this Cultural Moment with christy roberts berkowitz and Badly Licked Bear

June 24, 2020

A conversation on mutual aid, antifascism, anarchism, the Jewish left, and incendiary art praxis.… Read More

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The Tentmakers of Cairo

June 19, 2020

The Tentmakers of Cairo brings together the stories of the tentmakers and their extraordinary tents around the world. … Read More

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Can We Talk About This? On Race and Art in this Cultural Moment with Cole James and Robin Holder

June 11, 2020

We speak to artists about our current political climate– how it affects the arts and how the arts are working to shape it.… Read More


Sak Yant: Sacred Tattoo Art

May 21, 2020

This lecture will provide a basic understanding of Buddhism in Southeast Asia, and the role Sak Yant tattoos play in contemporary merit making in Thailand.… Read More


Women Artists Throughout History

May 14, 2020

This lecture will discuss accomplished women artists throughout history and their influences on art and culture.… Read More